The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Crewe region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 0.62% 0.71% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 3.85% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £20,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 2.47% 18.44% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 20
Average salary £28,000 £22,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -37.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Cheshire

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

WAN
Salary Trend in Crewe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Crewe region.

WAN Salary Trend in Crewe

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec